can an app help you love your community? I live in Doncaster, and despite it being crowned the “most chilled and least stressful place to live in the UK”, most people’s reaction to this announcement is “oh that’s a shame!”. You see, Doncaster isn’t the nicest place in the world (although I’m sure it’s not … Continue reading Can an app help you love your community?
Today an amazing book launches - The Daily Acts of Kindness Devotional. Now for anyone who has followed my 40 Acts journey over the last few years will know, I love showing kindness to others. It is something that can really show the love of Jesus and talks louder than words. The only things limiting … Continue reading Mum on a Mission Reviews Daily Acts of Kindness Devotional
I am sucker for a digital campaign that aims to try to connect me with God or the community more (you will already know how much I love 40 acts each lent!). So when I heard about Prompt 28 I was very intrigued. I signed up straight away with only a few days before it … Continue reading What is #Prompt28 all about?
Last week we looked at the first verse in our month on Love (do pop over to Naomi's blog to read the write up) and I took away from that a better understanding of how different God's love is to ours and that his love puts all other things into context in our lives. God's … Continue reading Mummy Meditation – Love (week 2)
Four per cent. That sounds like nothing. And as we near that figure for how many out of 5000 we have fed in our house, it sounds minuscule, it sounds small, it sounds insignificant. But in fact it is almost 200 different people. 200 different lives, 200 different stories, 200 different beings all loved by … Continue reading Feeding 5000 – almost at 4%
"At the cross, at the cross I surrender my life I'm in awe of you, I'm in awe of you Where your love ran red And my sin washed white I owe all to you, I owe all to you" Love Ran Red is the new(ish) album from Christian singer and songwriter Chris Tomlin. … Continue reading love ran red
You may remember a post I wrote last year called "The hardest choice of all is love", where I spoke about how deciding to love a person can make a huge difference. Well today I want to tell you all about a great book I have come across which echoes these words but even more profoundly - … Continue reading Book Review – I choose you today
So this will be a very "short but sweet" kind of post today. I was clearing out some things that my mum had given me from my old bedroom and came across a journal that I had kept the first summer I started going out with my now husband. We had only been together a … Continue reading Love is….
So this post sort of follows on from my posts about love being the hardest choice, but I wanted to share some practical examples of how to do this. Now I know there will be those people in your life who just rile you, who are rude and selfish and disrespectful to you. But because … Continue reading Being a blessing – but not just to the nice people…..